JEE Main Answer Key/ Result FAQs 2018: Careers360 presents JEE Main 2018 answer key and result FAQs for all candidates who will be attempting the national level engineering entrance examination. Through JEE Main result FAQs as well as JEE Main answer key FAQs , the candidates will be able to know the answers to their questions regarding the official answer key and result of JEE Main exam which will be released online by the official authorities. Questions regarding the release of answer key, steps to download result and rank card, ranking and more is present in the answer key and result FAQs of JEE Main 2018. Aspirants of JEE Main can check here in case of any query. Read the full article for more information about JEE Main Answer Key/ Result FAQs.
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JEE Main Answer Key/ Result FAQs 2018
Q. Does CBSE release the official JEE Main answer Keys?
Ans: Yes. CBSE does release the official JEE Main answer key every year in online mode. The answer key is made available in the official JEE Main 2018 website.
Q. Are the JEE Main Answer Keys announced separately for offline and online exams?
Ans: No. The JEE Main answer key for offline and online exams will be released together by the official authorities.
Q. If a student has any doubts about the official answer key what is the procedure to object or challenge?
Ans: If a candidate has any doubt regarding the official answer key, then he/she will be able to challenge the answer key. However, the decision of CBSE/JAB will be considered final. The given steps can be followed by the candidates to challenge the official answer key:
Login using JEE Main 2018 application number and date of birth.
The form to challenge the answer key will have to be filled by the candidates.
To challenge the answer key and recorded responses, the candidates will have to pay Rs. 1,000 per question. The fees has to be paid through credit card/debit card.
Q. Is there any use if a student objects to official JEE Main 2018 Answer Key?
Ans: Yes. The objection will be closely checked by the official authorities and if any discrepancy is found then it will be rectified by the official authorities.
Q. Will the answers keys of JEE Main 2018 paper 2 announced? and when?
Ans: Yes, the answer key of JEE Main 2018 Paper 2 will announced alongside Paper I. The date for the release of the official JEE Main 2018 answer key is between April 24 to 27, 2018.
FAQs Regarding JEE Main 2018 Result & Rank Card
Q. When will the JEE Main 2018 Result be declared and how to check it?
Ans: CBSE will be releasing the result of JEE Main 2018 Paper I on April 30, 2018. The result will be declared in online mode for all of those candidates who attempted the examination of JEE Main 2018 Paper I. The given steps can be followed by the candidates to download the official JEE Main 2018 Paper I result:
Enter the JEE Main 2018 roll number and date of birth.
After entering the required details, the result will be displayed on the screen.
The candidates can check the details given in the score card for any discrepancy and download it for print out. Along with the result, the candidates will also be able to download their score card.
Q. What details will be mentioned in JEE Main 2018 result?
Ans: JEE Main 2018 result will consist of the following details:
Name of the Candidate
Candidate’s Roll Number
Date of Birth
Name of the Parents
State Code of Eligibility
Category and Nationality
Marks obtained in each subject – Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Total Marks Obtained
All India Rank (AIR)
Qualifying Status for JEE Advanced
Cutoff Scores for appearing in JEE Advanced examination.
Q. Is the result and rank card of JEE Main 2018 different and how to download them?
Ans: Yes, The result and rank card of JEE Main 2018 is quite different. While the result will consist of all the details regarding the scores,ranks, qualifying status and more, the rank card will consist of the All India Rank (AIR) and Category ranks secured by the candidates. To download the result and rank card of JEE Main 2018, the candidates will have to submit their JEE Main 2018 roll number and date of birth.
Q. Is the result required or rank card for JEE Main 2018 counselling?
Ans: During the JEE Main 2018 counselling, the rank card will be required by the official authorities. The candidates should download their rank card and bring it to the counselling centre for verification.
Q. Is there a separate All India rank and state rank in JEE Main 2018? Is there a category rank also?
Ans: JEE Main 2018 will release the separate All India Rank and Category Ranks after the examination is over. State ranks will be announced through JEE Main 2018 as it will be handled individually by each state.
Q. How is the JEE Main 2018 rank decided when two students get the same marks?
Ans: Some situations do arise when two or more candidates score the same marks in JEE Main 2018 examination. During these situations, the inter-se merit or tie breaking policy will be adopted by the official authorities. The tie breaking criteria will be different for Paper I and Paper II of JEE Main 2018:
JEE Main 2018 Paper I
Candidates with higher marks in Mathematics of JEE Main 2018 will be allotted a higher rank
If the tie still exists, the candidates with higher marks in Physics will be given a higher rank.
Thereafter, the ratio of positive and negative marks secured by the candidates will be taken into account. The candidates with higher absolute value of the ratio will be given a higher rank.
If the tie is still not broken, then the candidate will be given the same JEE Main 2018 rank.
JEE Main 2018 Paper II
Candidates who secured higher marks in aptitude test will be given the higher rank.
Next, if the tie still persists, then the candidates with higher scores in Drawing Test will be allotted the higher rank.
At the next stage to break the tie, the ration of positive and negative marks will be taken into consideration. Those candidates who have a higher absolute value of the ratio will be given the higher rank.
The same ranks will be given to the candidates if the tie is not broken.
Q. When is the JEE Main 2018 Paper 2 result announced? How to check and download it?
Ans: The result of JEE Main 2018 Paper 2 will be announced on May 31, 2018. CBSE authorities will make the result available in online mode for all candidates. To check the JEE Main 2018 Paper 2 result, the candidates will have to submit their JEE Main 2018 roll number and password. All of the required details in relation to the result will be displayed on the screen which the candidates will have to check for any discrepancy.
For more detailed information read JEE Main Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) 2018